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  Attorney - Family Law - Orange County, CA   NEW

New family law associate to manage assigned caseload in mid-size law firm.  Experience should include taking and defending depositions, propounding and responding to discovery, and preparing and attending trials and hearings.  Must have significant experience drafting motions and arguing law and motion matters.  Good compensation and benefit package.

  • 1+ years of experience as a family law associate
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • California bar membership

Email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com


  Legal Secretary/Paralegal - Business Litigation - Orange County, CA  NEW

Experienced complex business litigation secretary/paralegal to manage busy desk for two successful partners in major law firm.  Requires senior-level skills, knowledge of litigation procedures, and proficiency in e-filing in state, federal and appellate courts.  Excellent compensation package.

  • 7+ years' experience working as a business litigation legal secretary/paralegal in a major law firm
  • Bachelor's degree and paralegal certificate from ABA-approved paralegal program
  • Proficiency on MS Word, Excel, and Outlook

Email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com


   Paralegal - Insurance Defense - Orange County, CA  NEW

Bring your previous Insurance Defense Paralegal experience and play a vital role in a growing Irvine defense firm. The firm defends and litigates catastrophic injury and death cases for various insurance companies, with multiple jury trials and binding arbitration.

Draft and prepare discovery responses, pleadings, motions, deposition summaries and correspondence. Conduct legal research, organize and analyze data, coordinate with experts, and manage information to assist in trial preparation.  The ability to work proactively in a casual yet fast-paced environment is ideal, but what is essential is a proven track record of working well within a thriving litigation team.

  • 3+years of personal injury defense or insurance defense paralegal experience
  • Must meet California paralegal requirements to be considered for this position
  • Excellent references

Email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com


   Attorney - Insurance Defense - Orange County, CA  NEW

Growing insurance defense law firm has an immediate opening for a 1-4 year associate capable of managing insurance defense cases from start to finish.  Must have excellent writing and analytical skills and experience with motions, discovery, depositions, and court appearances.  Work side-by-side with legal professionals in a law firm that encourages and supports the careers of its defense attorneys.

  • a passion for defense work
  • 1-4 years of insurance defense experience
  • California bar membership

Email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com


 Legal Secretary - Personal Injury Plaintiff - Long Beach, CA  NEW - will consider college grad w/o legal experience

Provide secretarial support to plaintiff attorney, practicing personal injury, medical malpractice, investor fraud, and civil rights abuse cases. The firm litigates 4-6 trials per year and litigation experience is desired; however, the firm will consider training a college graduate interested in entering the legal field. It is a busy, fast-paced atmosphere; but friendly and casual.  Draft letters and transcribe legal documents: pleadings, correspondence and forms. Schedule depositions/medical evaluations/client intake meetings, answer phones; interact with attorneys, clients and staff, and maintain legal case files.  Type 45 wpm, have digital transcription experience, and knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, and Outlook 2010.

  • Dependable, well-organized, and a self-starter, capable of handling multiple tasks and analyzing complex medical and financial issues.
  • Reliable and punctual, with a good phone presence, and excellent writing and proofreading skills
  • College graduate

The position is in a home office location near CSULB. There are no parking issues and hours can be flexible, if needed. Most Friday afternoons the office is closed. Interact with 2 paralegals, an administrator, and an IT person already on staff. Lawyer is a former "Super Lawyer" with 40 years legal experience.

Email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com



TEMPORARY JOBS

If interested, email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com



 Family Law Secretary/Paralegal - Orange County, CA  NEW

2-3- week FAMILY LAW assignment. This is a one-person office and you will be covering for a vacation taken at the end of July.  Hours: 9:00 - 5:00

  • Dependable with good litigation and MS Word skills
  • Experience working with family law document
  • Capable of working independently
  • Will consider attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals or law clerks with family law experience for this assignment

Button_ocean_seaani Corporate/Litigation Legal Secretary/Paralegal - Orange County, CA   NEW

1 yr assignment on corporate litigation desk for in-house counsel.  Hours:  8:30 - 5:30

  • 5+ years of corporate/litigation experience
  • Prior experience working for in-house counsel - manufacturing
  • Proficiency on MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe

Button_ocean_seaani Business Litigation Secretary - Orange County, CA   closed - filled with a fabulous temp - thank you!

4-week assignment on business litigation desk with two attorneys.  Mid-size law firm.  Hours:  8:30 - 5:30.

  • 5+ years of current business litigation experience
  • Experience e-filing in state and federal courts
  • Knowledgeable of California litigation procedures 
  • Proficiency on MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe

Button_ocean_seaani Employment Law Secretary - Orange County, CA   closed - filled with a fabulous temp - thank you!

2-week assignment on employment litigation desk with two attorneys and one paralegal.  Major law firm.  Hours:  9:00 - 5:00

  • 3+ years of employment law experience
  • Experience e-filing in federal courts
  • Proficiency on MS Word and Outlook

Button_ocean_seaani Civil Litigation Secretary - Orange County, CA  closed - filled with a fabulous temp - thank you!

4-week assignment on civil litigation desk with three attorneys.  Small law firm.  Hours:  8:30 - 5:30

  • 2+ years of civil litigation experience
  • Experience e-filing in state and federal courts
  • Type 75 wpm; proficiency on MS Word, Outlook, Adobe

Button_ocean_seaani Commercial Litigation Secretary - Orange County, CA  closed - filled with a fabulous temp - thank you!

1-2 week assignment on commercial litigation desk with four attorneys.  Hours:  8:30 - 5:00; possible overtime

  • 3+ years of current commercial litigation experience
  • Experience e-filing in state and federal courts
  • Knowledgeable of California litigation procedures 
  • Proficiency on MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe

Button_ocean_seaani Labor & Employment Law Secretary - Orange County, CA   closed - filled with a fabulous temp - thank you!

3-week assignment for with two new labor & employment law associates.  Hours: 9:00 - 5:00

  • 2+ years of labor & employment law experience
  • Experience e-filing in federal courts
  • Knowledgeable of California litigation procedures
  • Proficiency on MS Word and Outlook

 


Qualifications for Bordwell Temp Team


Button_ocean_seaani Temporary Legal Secretaries, Paralegals - Orange County, CA

Receive challenging assignments in California's finest law firms and corporate legal departments.  Requires above-average skills.

  • 2+ years of current law firm or corporate legal experience
  • Experience filing in state and federal courts
  • Knowledgeable of California litigation procedures
  • Proficiency on MS Word or WordPerfect, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Adobe
  • Experience with data management programs
  • Dependable; professional dress and demeanor
  • 3 references

Email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com


Button_ocean_seaani Temporary Support Staff, File Clerks, Document Clerks, Receptionists, Orange County, CA

  • 1+ years' experience in a law firm or professional office environment
  • Energetic, positive attitude
  • Professional demeanor
  • Dependable

Email resume and cover letter to Rose Mary Bordwell at Bordwell@wedolegal.com